Orlan is 44 years old and is married. Hog-raising is the primary source of income of the family. He has been in this business for 1 year. He earns about PHP 2,500 per piglet every time he sells it.
Orlan is asking a loan in the amount of 10,000 PHP to buy feed and vaccine for his hogs. He hopes that he can avail the amount he requested, so that he will be able to sustain the needs of his hogs.
About Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc.
This loan is made possible by Alalay sa Kaunlaran, Inc. (ASKI), which means “a partner in development.” ASKI has been in operation for 25 years and runs multiple successful initiatives in addition to microlending. Its main microfinance branch focuses on lending to microentrepreneurs, small farmers, and fisher folk. ASKI also provides microinsurance and marketing support for borrowers, as well as educational programs to develop the skills of both borrowers and staff. The ASKI Foundation funds community development projects such as a daycare feeding program and scholarships for children. ASKI Global helps overseas Filipinos develop entrepreneurial and financial skills to maximize the impact of remittances.